Real Estate

November 18, 2021
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Upgrades That Increase Home Value

Upgrades That Increase Home Value Guest Author:  Jasmine Anderson Selling a house can be a great way to start a new chapter in your life, but only if you manage it to increase its sales value. As you put your […]
November 15, 2021
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Should I Update My House Before I Sell It?

Should I Update My House Before I Sell It? Some Highlights If you’re deciding whether you should make updates before you sell your house, lean on your agent to be your guide.Contact If the market is flooded with houses for sale, updates may be necessary for […]
November 12, 2021
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Predicting Real Estate Prices?

Predicting real estate prices is a lot like predicting the winner of “Chutes and Ladders”. Mortgage rates are down.  The housing supply is down.  Prices are up.  Will the craziness ever end?  Buy now or buy later? The National Association […]
November 9, 2021
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October 2021 Home Sales in Greater Cincinnati

October single-family home sales are down slightly in the Cincinnati area.  Overall sales are still ahead of 2020! Some people love leaves and don’t see any problem with letting them stay where they fall.  Other people are raking leaves as […]
November 1, 2021
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First Look at October 2021 Single-Family Home Sales

Home sales slowed again in October!   First look at the single-family home sales through the end of October 2021:   The number of properties sold in October 2021 was 2,197, down -11.87% from 2,493 from the previous month and -15.14% […]
October 26, 2021
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Housing Affordabilty

Important Distinction: Homes Are Less Affordable, Not Unaffordable According to Keeping Current Matters- It’s impossible to research the subject of buying a home without coming across a headline declaring that the fall in home affordability is a crisis. However, when […]
October 23, 2021
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Meet Your New Neighbors “The Zillows”

Guaranteed buy-outs, cash, and iBuyer programs have been around for a long time.  However, one iBuyer program is buying up lots of property in Greater Cincinnati.  Meet your new neighbors “The Zillow’s”. Zillow just recently announced they’re suspending their popular […]
October 13, 2021
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What’s Causing Today’s Crazy Real Estate Market

What’s Causing Today’s Competitive Real Estate Market?  Search Some Highlights Today’s strong sellers’ market is the direct result of high demand and low supply. Low mortgage rates and generational trends have created an increased demand for homes. Meanwhile, the slower pace of new home construction and homeowners staying in their homes […]
October 11, 2021

September 2021 Home Sales in Cincinnati

September single-family home sales slowed in the Cincinnati area.  Overall sales are still ahead of 2020!   Property Sales September Property sales were 2,122, down -8.6% from 2,322 in September of 2020 and -13.7% lower than the 2,460 sales last […]